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Northwest Region

The northwest region of OATS serves the counties of Andrew, Atchison, Buchanon, Caldwell, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Linn, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Putnam, Sullivan and Worth,

 

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin. Contact your local office or driver for Fares.

Schedules

Fares for Northwest Missouri are:

In-town: $1.00

Within 1 County: $3.00 each way

Within 2 Counties: $4.00 each way

Weekly Express: $5.00 each way

 


To schedule a ride, simply call the volunteer contact in your community. If you have a need that cannot be met with these schedules, please call the OATS Northwest Region at 1-800-831-9219.

 

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin. Contact your local office or  driver for the Fare.

 

 

Long Distance Medicals

Listed below are the schedules of long distance medicals to Columbia, Kansas City and St. Joseph. For assistance in scheduling a ride to one of these locations, contact your OATS driver or call the Northwest OATS office at 279-3131.
 

July, August, September 2014

County

      Kansas City

     St. Joseph

Andrew

 

           *

Atchison

 

           *

Buchanan

       2nd Tuesday

           *

Caldwell

      Every Tuesday

     1st & 3rd  Friday

Clinton

             *

            *

Daviess

 

      3rd Friday

Dekalb

      2nd Tuesday

             *

Gentry

 

      3rd Tuesday

Grundy

     Every Tuesday

      1st, 2nd & 3rd Friday

Harrison

 

      2nd Friday

Holt

 

             *

Linn

    Every Tuesday

 

Livingston

    Every Tuesday

      1st Friday

Mercer

 

 

Nodaway

             *

     1st, 3rd Wednesday

Putnam

 

 

Sullivan

    Every Tuesday

 

Worth

 

             *

 

*See the local (county) schedule

 

Andrew County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Andrew County to:

Savannah                                                Thursdays each month

St. Joseph:                                                                                              

(North Wal-Mart, Kmart, The

Shoppes, Hospital, doctors)                   2nd Wednesday each month

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call at least 24 hours in advance to:

OATS, Inc                                                800-831-9219

 

County Committee Meeting:
1st Wednesday each month, Savannah Senior Center, 9:30 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

Atchison County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Atchison County to:

Shenandoah                                            1st Tuesday each month

Maryville                                                 3rd Tuesday each month

 

Westboro to Tarkio and in town service                2nd and 4th Mondays each month

Watson to Rock Port and in town service              2nd and 4th  Fridays in July and September

                                                                             3rd and 5th Friday in August

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Fairfax                                     OATS office                             800-831-9219

Rock Port                                 Evelyn Viets

                                                Anna Wolf

Tarkio                                      Phyllis Jackson                        660-736-5738

 

County Committee Meeting:
3rd Friday in August 15th, Tarkio Senior Center, 12:30 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Buchanan County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  


LOCAL MEDICALS, ESSENTIAL SHOPPING/BUSINESS
Monday – Friday                             8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

LONG DISTANCE MEDICALS
Kansas City                                      2nd Tuesday each month

EAST HILLS/WAL-MART/K-MART
1st and 3rd Tuesdays each month   9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

To St. Joseph From:

De Kalb & Rushville                        1st - Wednesdays each month 

Agency & Faucett                           2nd - Wednesdays each month

Easton                                             1st- Thursdays each month

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call 279-3131

County Committee Meetings:
Wednesday, July 2nd-  NW Regional OATS office, 12:30 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Caldwell County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Caldwell County to:

Hamilton                                                                 1st Thursday each month

                                                                                 

Richmond                                                                3rd Monday each month

Breckenridge, Braymer, Cowgill to Chillicothe           3rd  Fridays each month 

Hamilton, Kingston, Polo to Chillicothe                     1st Fridays each month

Jamesport                                                                4th Wednesday in September

Hamilton to Jamesport                                              4th Tuesday in September

 

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Braymer                                 Vera Lynn                               660-645-2605

                                              Viola Keller                             660-645-2293

Polo                                       Jo Ann Smith                          660-354-3329

Hamilton/Kingston                  Ella Leeper                            816-583-4456

                                              Karen Wilcox                          816-465-2149

Breckenridge                          Lola Evans                             660-644-5546


County Committee Meeting:
Thursday, August 22, Cameron Nutrition Site, 12:30 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Clinton County 

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Cameron In-Town                   Tuesday and Thursday            800-831-9219 

Schedule 24 hours in advance 9:00 – 3:00 PM

 

To schedule a ride on any of the following routes, call the contact number in your town:

Cameron                                  Virginia Rhoades                    816-632-8810

                                                Cindy Davis                            816-632-3405

Plattsburg, Lathrop                   Mary DeWeerdt                     816-740-3631                                                  

Gower, Trimble                         Oats, Inc                                800-831-9219

 

Cameron to St. Joseph                                            2nd Tuesdays each month

Lathrop, Plattsburg, Gower to St. Joseph                 4th Tuesday in August

                                                                               5th Tuesday in July and September

Clinton County to Excelsior Springs                          4th Thursday in July, 4th Friday in September  

Clinton County to Liberty                                         5th Friday in August

 

County Committee Meeting:
Friday, August 22nd, Cameron Nutrition site, 12:30 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Daviess County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Daviess County to:

Gallatin                                                   1st, 4th  Tuesdays each month   

Chillicothe                                               2nd Wednesday each month

Cameron                                                 3rd Tuesday each month

 

 

 

Weekly Express

Daviess County to St Joseph               3rd Friday each month               800-831-9219

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

to Gallatin                               Marge Hennen                        660-663-2075

to Cameron                             Joyce Becerra                          660-663-3474

to Chillicothe                           Velma Maddox                       660-663-3216

                                               

County Committee Meeting:
1st  Tuesday, Library, Gallatin, 12:45 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

DeKalb County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Dekalb County to Maysville and Cameron                    last Friday each month 

Dekalb County to St. Joseph                                       1st, 3rd  Friday

DeKalb County to Savannah                                       2nd  Friday each month

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Maysville/Fairport/Amity          Trudy Corcoran                     816-449-0199

Clarksdale                              Naomi Jacobs                         816-393-5501

Stewartsville/Osborn              Laura Lawrence                    816-669-3673

                                              Cheryl Stafford                      816-669-1375

Union Star                              OATS Office                           800-831-9219


County Committee Meeting:
To Be Announced, Maysville Senior Center, 10:30 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Gentry County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Gentry County to Maryville                     1st Tuesday each month

Gentry County to St. Joseph                   3rd Tuesday each month

King City to Stanberry                            4th Tuesday in August

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Darlington                               Catherine Weatherd              660-666-3105

Albany                                     Mary Lou Leriche                   660-726-5616

King City                                  Marcella Miller                        660-535-2535

Stanberry                                Mary Walker                           660-783-2356


County Committee Meeting:
TBA, Albany Senior Center, 12:30 p.m.  

All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Grundy County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Trenton In Town                                     Monday - Friday                              660-359-2905

Grundy County to Chillicothe                  1st Wednesday each month            660-339-7759

 

Galt, Laredo to Trenton                          1st Friday each month                     660-359-2905

Weekly Express

Grundy County to Kansas City                 Tuesdays each month                     800-831-9219

Grundy County to St. Joseph                   1st, 2nd & 3rd Fridays each month 800-831-9219

 
County Committee Meeting:
Monday, September 15th, Senior Center, Trenton, 9:00a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Harrison County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Bethany In-Town 9:00a.m. – 1:00p.m.   Monday – Friday                             800-831-9219

Harrison County to Jamesport                4th Friday each month                   660-425-7789

 

Weekly Express

Harrison County to St. Joseph                2nd Friday each month                   800-831-9219

 

Cainsville, Ridgeway Martinsville, New

Hampton, Blythedale to Bethany           1st and 3rd Tuesday each month

 

To schedule a Tuesday ride to Bethany, call the contact number in your town:

Blythedale/Eagleville/Ridgeway                Mary Higbee                                  660-867-5480 

Cainsville                                                 Anna Ruth Bain                             660-893-5294

New Hampton                                                                                              800-831-9219


County Committee Meeting:
Tuesday, September 16th, Senior Center, Bethany 10:00 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Holt County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Holt County to Mound City

1st and 3rd Wednesdays          Each month                            

From Holt County to:

Maryville                                  2nd, 4th Tuesdays each month

St. Joseph                                3rd Tuesday in September

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Forest City/Fortescue            

                                                Bill Golden                               660-442-3985

Oregon                                     Floris Wheeler                         660-446-2309

                                                Darlene Polsgrove                   660-446-2239

                                                Dorothy Kurtz                          660-446-2550

Mound City                               Bill Golden                               660-442-3985

 

County Committee Meeting:
TBD, Mound City Senior Center, 10:00 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Linn County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Linn County to:

Kansas City                                              Tuesdays each month 

Chillicothe                                               4th Tuesday each month

Kirksville                                                  2nd Tuesday in July

Milan                                                        2nd Tuesday in August

Macon                                                      2nd Tuesday in September  

Brookfield in town                                    1st and 3rd Tuesday each month

Browning, Purdin, Linneus, Laclede

Meadville to Brookfield                             3rd Tuesday each month

Marceline to Brookfield                             1st Tuesday each month

 

 

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Marceline/ Bucklin                     Peggy Burns                          660-376-2769

Brookfield local trips                  Gayla Ross                             660-258-2656

                                                 Pam Haskins                          660-268-8037

Laclede/Linneus/Browning        Barbara Knowles                    660-963-2276

Purdin                                     


County Committee Meeting:
TBD, each month, Joyce Place, Brookfield, 10:00 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Livingston County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Chillicothe in town                                  Monday - Friday 

 

Weekly Express

Livingston County to Kansas City            Tuesdays each month

Livingston County to St. Joseph              1st Friday each month

 

Utica, Mooresville to Chillicothe            Fridays each month 

Chula, Wheeling to Chillicothe               2nd, 4th Fridays each month

 

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Chillicothe                                            OATS Office                            660-646-2237 

Weekly Express                                                                                  800-831-9219

Ludlow/Utica/Dawn/Mooresville/Wheeling                                          660-646-2237


County Committee Meeting:
July 18th, Senior Center, Chillicothe, 1:00 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Mercer County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Mercer County to:

Princeton                                                 2nd Tuesday each month

Bethany                                                   1st Thursday each month

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call:

Jackie Patton                                           660-748-4550

Senior Center                                          660-748-3636

 

County Committee Meeting:
TBD,  Princeton, 10:00 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Nodaway County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Maryville in town 8:00a.m.– 4:00p.m.                                               Monday – Friday

Maryville to St. Joseph                                                                      1st, 3rd Wednesday each month

Burlington Jct, Clearmont, Elmo, Maryville to Shenandoah, IA             1st Tuesday each month

Burlington Jct, Clearmont, Elmo to Maryville                                       3rd Tuesday each month

Hopkins, Pickering to Maryville                                                          1st, 3rd Wednesdays each month

Ravenwood, Tri-C, Guilford, Barnard to Maryville                                1st Tuesday each month

Graham, Skidmore to Maryville                                                           2nd, 4th Tuesday each month

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Maryville In Town                                                                660-562-2457

Barnard/Guilford                    Mary Murphy                          660-652-4055

Hopkins                                   Margaret Florea                   660-778-3387

Pickering                                 Jean Linebaugh                    660-927-3356

Graham/Skidmore                  Jenevieve Talbott                  660-939-2336 

Conception  Jct., Parnell

   & Ravenwood                      OATS office                           800-831-9219

Burlington Jct/Clearmont

Elmo                                        Ruth Peterson                      660-742-3411

 


County Committee Meeting:
TBD, Maryville Senior Center, 1:00 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Putnam County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

 

Putnam County to Kirksville                    1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday each month

Putnam County to Centerville                 2nd Wednesday in August

Lucerne to Bethany                                 1st Wednesday and 4th Tuesday each month

 

 

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Livonia                                     Ozetta Hicks                           660-933-4781

Unionville                                Kathy Carson                           660-947-3248

Lucerne                                   Myloure Schubert                   660-793-3122


County Committee Meeting:
TBD, Unionville Senior Center, 10:00 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Sullivan County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

Green City, Green Castle to Milan

& Milan In Town                                     1st Wednesday in May and June

                                                              2nd Wednesday in April

Newtown, Harris & Milan to Trenton       1st Friday each month

Humphries, Green City &

Green Castle to Kirksville                        3rd Monday each month

Newtown, Harris & Milan

to Kirksville                                             3rd Tuesday each month

 

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Green City                                Mary Pfieffer                          660-874-5983 

Humphreys/Milan                      Kitty Young                           660-265-3816

Green Castle                                                                         800-831-9219

Newtown                                 Marlene Todd                        660-794-5735

County Committee Meeting:
TBD, Milan Senior Center, 12:15 p.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

 

Worth County

OATS transportation is available to anyone regardless of age, income, disability, race, gender, religion, or national origin.  

 

From Worth County to:

Stanberry                                               2nd, Tuesdays each month

Maryville                                                 1st, 3rd Wednesdays each month

Bethany                                                  4th Monday each month

 

 

To schedule a ride on any of these routes, call the contact number in your town:

Sheridan                                  Glenda Wyer                           660-799-2232 

Grant City/Worth/Denver       Vivian Coleman                       660-564-2429


County Committee Meeting:
September 9th,  Grant City Senior Center, 11:00 a.m.
All OATS meetings are open to the public!

 

Weekly Express
Transportation to Kansas City (Tuesdays each month) and St. Joseph (three days per month) is available to people living in certain Northwest Region counties. This is a routine service with priority given to medical trips. Reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance and appointments should be made between 10:00a.m. and 2:00p.m. Pickup points have been established along the routes; however, the bus will go off  route up to 5 miles. Fares are $10.00 for a round trip; $5.00 for a one-way trip.

 

Call 1-800-831-9219 to schedule a ride!

 

St. Joseph

1st  Fri each month         Service along Highway 6, 65 and 36 from Galt to Trenton to Chillicothe to Hamilton to

 

Cameron to St. Joseph

2nd Friday each month    Service along Highway 6, 13, I-35 and 36 from Trenton to Bethany to St. Joseph

3rd Friday each month    Service along Highway 6 , 13 and 36 from Galt to Trenton to Gallatin to Cameron to St Joseph

 

Kansas City

Tuesdays each month     Service along Highway 6, 65 and 36 from Galt to Trenton to Chillicothe to Hamilton to Cameron to Kansas City

 

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